Cayuse Indians -- Wars
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Cayuse, Yakima, and Rogue River Wars papers
Identifier: Bx 047
Abstract The Cayuse War (1847-1855), the Rogue River War (ca. 1855-1857) and the Yakima War (1856-1858) all resulted in losses for the Oregon and Washington Indians. Many tribal members succumbed to either military attack or disease, and most of the remaining population were sent to live on reservations. Additionally, a great deal of tribal land was taken by the U.S. government in the aftermath of these wars. The Cayuse, Yakima and Rogue River Wars Papers include letters, official reports, general...
Thomas R. Cornelius deposition
Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1884 Jan 1] 1: [Barcode: i50103532]
Identifier: CA 1884 Jan 1
Thomas R. Cornelius, was an Oregon pioneer and a member of the Oregon Mounted Volunteers during the Cayuse and Yakima Indian Wars. The collection contains a deposition given by Cornelius on January 1, 1884 regarding the Oregon Mounted Volunteers.
Dates: 1884 January 1
Thomas R. Cornelius letter
Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1855 Oct 20] 1: [Barcode: i49075081]
Identifier: CA 1855 Oct 20
Thomas R. Cornelius (1827-1899) was a pioneer and member of the Oregon Mounted Volunteers during the Cayuse and Yakima Indian Wars. The collection consists of a single letter to his wife written during his military service.
Dates: 1855 October 20
Memorandum of travel to the Kiyuse war, January 29-March, 25, 1848
Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: i39426117]
Identifier: A 090
Collection consists of a memorandum book related to the Whitman Massacre and the Cayuse War.
Dates: 1848 January 29-March 25